Pressman Apprentice/Journeyman - NIGHTS

Omaha World-Herald, 1398 Capitol Ave, Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America Req #4444
Thursday, April 15, 2021

The Pressman Apprentice/Journeyman will learn all aspects of offset printing as well as preventative maintenance. They will learn this by shadowing various Journeymen throughout their apprenticeship. 
 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

 

  • Fill ink fountains

  • Clean ink fountains

  • Hand webs up in printing units

  • Lifts papers from conveyor belts to waste cart, approximately 45 pounds

  • Set web detectors

  • Mark-up pages on presses

  • Pull pasters and waste during pressruns

  • Grease and oil presses

  • Mix color inks

  • Put on blankets

  • Set rollers

  • Complete lessons

  • Identify printing defects

  • Report any maintenance problems to Supervisor and/or Foreman

  • All else assigned by Press Room office personnel

  • Comply with all safety guidelines.

    Apprentice trainee rate starting at $17.00/hr.
    Journeyman with Manroland Geoman experience starting rate at $22.66/hr.
    Nigh shift differential - $.50/hr.  

    Competitive compensation and benefits offered. (Ex. Health, Dental, 401K, etc.) 

Other details

  • Job Family Production
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Omaha World-Herald, 1398 Capitol Ave, Omaha, Nebraska, United States of America